Species Care

AMPHILOPHUS TRIMACULATUM

Amphilophus trimaculatum

Keeping Snapshot:
DOWNLOAD THIS CARE SHEET Preferred Water Parameters:
  • Temperature: 22-27 degrees celsius
  • pH Level: 7.2 - 7.8
  • General Hardness: Moderate

Range: Mexico to El Salvador

Reproduction: Eggs are laid on a hard surface, the eggs (and hatched fry) are guarded by both parents.

Feeding: Omnivorous. Eats all normal foods.

Additional Comments: Attractive large-growing species, but can be very aggressive. Provide plenty of hiding places, tankmates should be of similar size and nature.

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